59 days in United States Itinerary

59 days in United States Itinerary

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59 days in United States Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  11​h 15​min
1
New York City
— 5 nights
Fly:  5​h 45​min
2
Miami, Florida
— 4 nights
Fly:  8​h
3
Seattle
— 2 nights
Fly:  7​h 45​min
4
Honolulu, Oahu
— 3 nights
Fly:  2​h 30​min
5
Kihei, Maui
— 3 nights
Bus + Fly:  2​h 15​min
6
Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii
— 4 nights
+2
Fly + Taxi + Bus:  13​h
7
Grand Canyon National Park
— 5 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
8
Las Vegas
— 5 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
9
San Diego
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
10
Los Angeles
— 5 nights
Fly + Drive:  6​h 30​min
11
Yosemite National Park
— 4 nights
Drive:  4​h
12
San Francisco
— 5 nights
Fly + Drive:  5​h 45​min
13
Yellowstone National Park
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  13​h 45​min
End: London

5
nights
New York City

New York City ©
Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
Shop till you drop at Fifth Avenue and Norman Landsberg. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like The Metropolitan Museum of Art and American Museum of Natural History. There's lots more to do: go for a walk through Central Park, admire the masterpieces at Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, look for gifts at The Strand Bookstore, and pause for some photo ops at 9/11 Memorial.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the New York City day trip planner .

London, UK to New York City is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of flight and train. You'll gain 5 hours traveling from London to New York City due to the time zone difference. Traveling from London in January, expect New York City to be a bit cooler, temps between 5°C and -5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) so you can travel to Miami.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Shopping Parks
Highlights from your plan
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
American Museum of Natural History ©

4
nights
Miami, Florida

Miami ©
Florida’s mecca of fun in the sun, the lively tropical metropolis of Miami is one of the world’s top vacation spots.
Shop till you drop at Lincoln Road and Collins Avenue. Step out of the city life by going to Shark Valley and South Beach. Change things up with these side-trips from Miami: Everglades National Park (Gumbo Limbo Trail & Anhinga Trail) and Everglades National Park (in Florida City). There's lots more to do: get a taste of the local shopping with Aventura Mall, enjoy the sand and surf at Haulover Beach Park, browse the different shops at Village of Merrick Park, and admire the masterpieces at The Wolfsonian - Florida International University.

To see traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Miami attractions planner.

You can do a combination of bus, flight, and tram from New York City to Miami in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and tram; or drive. Expect much hotter temperatures when traveling from New York City in January; daily highs in Miami reach 29°C and lows reach 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Seattle.

Things to do in Miami

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Miami Beach, Everglades National Park, Aventura Mall, Everglades National Park, Haulover Beach Park
Highlights from your plan
Shark Valley Visitor Center ©
Shark Valley Visitor Center
Anhinga Trail ©
Anhinga Trail
Gumbo Limbo Trail ©
Gumbo Limbo Trail

2
nights
Seattle

Seattle ©
Nicknamed the "Emerald City" because of its abundant evergreen trees, Seattle is the cultural and business center of the Pacific Northwest, as well as a popular holiday destination.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Sat): admire the masterpieces at Seattle Art Museum, then take a stroll through Pike Place Market, then browse the range of quality goods at Nordstrom, and finally buy something for everyone on your list at Pacific Place. Here are some ideas for day two: examine the collection at The Museum of Flight, then enjoy the sand and surf at Alki Beach, then take in the exciting artwork at Chihuly Garden and Glass, and finally stop by Elliott Bay Book Company.

To find other places to visit, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Seattle driving holiday tool .

Getting from Miami to Seattle by combination of tram and flight takes about 8 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -3 hour difference. Traveling from Miami in January, expect Seattle to be cooler, temps between 10°C and 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Honolulu.

Things to do in Seattle

Museums Shopping Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
The Museum of Flight ©
The Museum of Flight
Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market

3
nights
Honolulu, Oahu

Honolulu ©
In many ways much more Asian than American, Honolulu is Hawaii's largest city and its center of government, transportation, commerce, and tourism.
We've included these beaches for you: Kailua Beach Park and Kapiolani Regional Park. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like USS Arizona Memorial and USS Bowfin Submarine Museum & Park. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Honolulu: Lanikai Beach (in Kailua) and Haleiwa (Sunset Beach Park & Waimea Bay). The adventure continues: enjoy the sand and surf at Waikiki Beach and buy something for everyone on your list at Ala Moana Center.

To see photos, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Honolulu trip planner.

Fly from Seattle to Honolulu in 8 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Seattle to Honolulu is minus 2 hours. Expect much hotter temperatures when traveling from Seattle in January; daily highs in Honolulu reach 32°C and lows reach 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) early enough to travel to Kihei.

Things to do in Honolulu

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Kailua, Haleiwa
Highlights from your plan
Kailua Beach Park ©
Kailua Beach Park
Waikiki Beach ©
Waikiki Beach
USS Arizona Memorial ©
USS Arizona Memorial

3
nights
Kihei, Maui

Kihei ©
Stretching over 9.7 km (6 mi) of pristine south Maui coastline, Kihei is the island's driest and sunniest region, making it a perfect location for water activities and beach leisure.
Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Wailea Beach and Ulua Beach. Visiting Haleakala Crater and Ho'okipa Beach Park will get you outdoors. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Kihei: Lahaina (Lahaina Banyan Court & Ka'anapali Beach). It doesn't end there: take a stroll around Maui Arts & Cultural Center.

To find traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Kihei travel route app .

Traveling by combination of flight and taxi from Honolulu to Kihei takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. In January in Kihei, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 20°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Kailua-Kona.

Things to do in Kihei

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Lahaina, Wailea, Ho'okipa Beach Park, Haleakala Crater, Maui Arts & Cultural Center
Highlights from your plan
Wailea Beach ©
Wailea Beach
Haleakala Crater ©
Haleakala Crater
Ka'anapali Beach ©
Ka'anapali Beach

4
nights
Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii

Kailua-Kona ©
Thanks to its favorable location near a mountain range blocking the northeasterly trade winds, Kailua-Kona gets little rainfall, allowing adventure seekers and nature lovers a chance to enjoy over 300 days of sunshine each year.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Pu'uhonua O Honaunau National Historical Park and Kealakekua Bay. Visit Hapuna Beach State Recreation Area and Mauna Kea Beach for some beach relaxation. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Kailua-Kona: Papakōlea Green Sand Beach (in Naalehu) and Kilauea Iki Trailhead (in Hawaii Volcanoes National Park). Next up on the itinerary: get close to the beloved marine mammals with a swim-with-the-dolphins experience, explore and take pictures at Pololu Valley Lookout, and stroll through Kahaluu Beach.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Kailua-Kona tour builder app .

Traveling by combination of taxi and flight from Kihei to Kailua-Kona takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, flight, and bus; or do a combination of taxi, flight, and bus. January in Kailua-Kona sees daily highs of 31°C and lows of 22°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) early enough to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Kailua-Kona

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Island of Hawaii, Kahaluu Beach, Kealakekua Bay, Papakōlea Green Sand Beach, Hapuna Beach State Recreation Area
Highlights from your plan
Kilauea Iki Trailhead ©
Kilauea Iki Trailhead
Swim with Dolphins
Hapuna Beach State Recreation Area ©

5
nights
Grand Canyon National Park

Grand Canyon National Park ©
The size, shape, and color of Grand Canyon National Park combine to leave an impression on visitors as deep as the canyon itself.
Appreciate the collections at Yavapai Geology Museum and Kolb Studio. Get in touch with nature at Grand Canyon South Rim and Canyon Village Marketplace. Spend the 26th (Sat) exploring nature at Grand Canyon National Park. On the 28th (Mon), hike the day away at Bright Angel Trail. The adventure continues: hike along Rim Trail, add some entertainment to your itinerary with Hopi House, take some stellar pictures from Lookout Studio, and stop by Verkamp's Curios.

For photos, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Grand Canyon National Park trip itinerary planning tool .

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Kailua-Kona to Grand Canyon National Park in 13 hours. Another option is to do a combination of flight, taxi, and bus. The time zone difference moving from Hawaii Standard Time (HST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is 3 hours. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Kailua-Kona in January: high temperatures in Grand Canyon National Park hover around 7°C and lows are around -11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail

5
nights
Las Vegas

Las Vegas ©
Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Get some cultural insight at The Strip and The Mob Museum. Take a break from the city and head to Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area and Valley of Fire State Park. The adventure continues: buy something for everyone on your list at The Grand Canal Shoppes at The Venetian, take in panoramic vistas at Eiffel Tower Experience at Paris Las Vegas, see the interesting displays at The Neon Museum, and enjoy some music at Bellagio Fountains.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Las Vegas trip planning tool .

Traveling by combination of flight and car from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a shuttle. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in January, you will find days in Las Vegas are somewhat warmer (17°C), and nights are much warmer (5°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to San Diego.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Shopping Parks Nature

Side Trip

Valley of Fire State Park
Highlights from your plan
The Strip ©
The Strip
The Mob Museum ©
The Mob Museum

4
nights
San Diego

San Diego ©
Divided into neighborhoods with distinct characters and cultural heritages, San Diego sits just north of the Mexican border and offers visitors a blend of tourist attractions, including a lively nightlife, diverse cuisine, and a thriving musical scene.
Escape the urban bustle at La Jolla Cove and Children's Pool. You'll get in some beach time at Mission Beach Park and Black's Beach. The adventure continues: immerse yourself in nature at Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve, examine the collection at USS Midway Museum, shop like a local with Gaslamp Quarter, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at San Diego Zoo.

For maps, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our San Diego trip planner .

You can fly from Las Vegas to San Diego in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Las Vegas in February, San Diego is a bit warmer at night with lows of 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Highlights from your plan
La Jolla Cove ©
La Jolla Cove
Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve ©
USS Midway Museum ©
USS Midway Museum

5
nights
Los Angeles

Los Angeles ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Let the collections at The Getty Center and Los Angeles County Museum of Art capture your imagination. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Venice Beach and Boardwalk and Manhattan Beach. Get out of town with these interesting Los Angeles side-trips: Santa Monica (Bergamot Station, Santa Monica Farmers Market, & more). There's still lots to do: get a taste of the local shopping with Abbot Kinney Boulevard, learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County, admire the striking features of Bradbury Building, and look for gifts at Hollywood & Highland.

To find more things to do, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Los Angeles vacation website .

You can drive from San Diego to Los Angeles in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or fly. In February, daily temperatures in Los Angeles can reach 25°C, while at night they dip to 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) so you can drive to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Shopping Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Santa Monica, Manhattan Beach
Highlights from your plan
Abbot Kinney Boulevard ©
Abbot Kinney Boulevard
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Los Angeles County Museum of Art ©
Los Angeles County Museum of Art

4
nights
Yosemite National Park

Yosemite National Park ©
Massive granite mountains, towering waterfalls, groves of Giant Sequoia trees, and wilderness as far as the eye can see distinguish the landscape of Yosemite National Park.
Step out of the city life by going to Yosemite Ski and Snowboard Area and Yosemite Museum Gallery. Spend the 16th (Sat) exploring nature at Elizabeth Lake, Yosemite National Park. Next up on the itinerary: take in the awesome beauty at Cathedral Range, admire the sheer force of Vernal Fall, make a trip to Pothole Dome, and hike along May Lake Trailhead.

To find maps and other tourist information, read Yosemite National Park trip planner .

You can drive from Los Angeles to Yosemite National Park in 6.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight, bus, and taxi; or do a combination of bus and taxi. In February, Yosemite National Park is colder than Los Angeles - with highs of 10°C and lows of -9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Mon) to allow time to drive to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Outdoors Nature
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Elizabeth Lake ©
Elizabeth Lake
Vernal Fall ©
Vernal Fall

5
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Visit Fort Funston National Park and San Gregorio State Beach for some beach relaxation. Exploratorium and Asian Art Museum will appeal to museum buffs. There's much more to do: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Alcatraz Island, take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, steep yourself in history at City Lights Booksellers, and take in the awesome beauty at Twin Peaks.

To find maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the San Francisco trip builder tool .

You can drive from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco in 4 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of taxi, bus, flight, and subway. While traveling from Yosemite National Park, expect somewhat warmer days and much warmer nights in San Francisco, ranging from highs of 19°C to lows of 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) so you can travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Shopping Neighborhoods

Side Trip

San Gregorio State Beach
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium

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nights
Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone National Park ©
An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.
Escape the urban bustle at Fishing Bridge General Store and Monument Geyser Basin. Spend the 26th (Tue) exploring nature at Fairy Falls. And it doesn't end there: take in the awesome beauty at Elephant Back Mountain, get to know the fascinating history of Lone Star Geyser, witness a stunning natural landmark at Beryl Spring, and explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone.

To see more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Yellowstone National Park trip builder website .

Traveling by combination of flight and car from San Francisco to Yellowstone National Park takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of subway, flight, and taxi; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is 1 hour. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from San Francisco in February: high temperatures in Yellowstone National Park hover around -2°C and lows are around -18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Fairy Falls ©
Fairy Falls
Elephant Back Mountain ©
Elephant Back Mountain

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